She is the daughter of mother Nancy Priddy and father Robert Applegate.
Actress Born in Oklahoma City in 1942, Pamela Tiffin Wonso grew up in Chicago, where she began a modeling career while in her early teens.
She was raised by her mother Mary, her grandparents and various aunts and uncles after her father was killed in a car accident when she was four years old.
The young beauty was named Princess of the 1957 Carnaval in Hermosillo, and parlayed that into work as a model.
Her elfin good looks provided an easy entree to modeling and she quickly.